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17 days ago
Zambia elections: democracy on the precipice
Zambia elections: democracy on the precipice
Africa

Danielle Resnick takes a look at the run-up to the Zambian elections, which has been marked by worrying electoral violence.

17 days ago
The full story behind the dolos and its SA creator
The full story behind the dolos and its SA creator
News

The draughtsman who invented the concrete creations used to absorb and dissipate the energy of the seas, has not received the credit he deserves.

18 days ago
People want more than just ‘things’ from government
People want more than just ‘things’ from government
The Mercury

The resolve to overthrow a government is less about its ability to deliver services than how it treats its people, writes Fikile-Ntsikilelo Moya.

18 days ago
Political theatre exposes Zuma’s true character
Political theatre exposes Zuma’s true character
Cape Argus

The Khwezi protest was one of the most devastating pieces of political theatre I’ve seen, says Mike Wills.

18 days ago
Zille remains politically committed
Zille remains politically committed
Cape Argus

It is a false assumption that the upcoming release of Helen Zille's book signals her pending resignation, says Michael Mpofu.

18 days ago
OPINION: How DA became blue ANC
OPINION: How DA became blue ANC
The Mercury

The DA’s strategists must be proud of how they outplayed the ANC on its strongest suit, the past, writes Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya.

19 days ago
#WomensDay: ‘All must fight for gender equality’
#WomensDay: ‘All must fight for gender equality’
News

The empowerment of women and girls is an essential pillar of our country, writes Public Protector Thuli Madonsela.

19 days ago
Opinion: I am a black woman, hear me roar
Opinion: I am a black woman, hear me roar
News

For centuries, black women stood by their men, tending to their bruised egos and shattered bones, writes Theto Mahlakoana.

19 days ago
Opinion: #WomensDay just another whimsical celebration?
Opinion: #WomensDay just another whimsical celebration?
News

This is a world so far away from the traditional dress of the historic moment which would play out forever in our history ...

20 days ago
Let the spirit of unity permeate after elections
Let the spirit of unity permeate after elections
Cape Argus

Murray Williams prays that those who govern will walk into their new term of office with unashamed unity of purpose.

20 days ago
#WomensDay: We need to actually listen to victims
#WomensDay: We need to actually listen to victims
Opinion

Speaking out helps only if someone is listening; and often, the very services tasked with protection are unsympathetic, writes Savera Kalidden.

20 days ago
#WomensDay: What women need are equal families
#WomensDay: What women need are equal families
Opinion

We need to examine how what we do in our homes contributes to gender inequality, say Kopane Ratele and Rebecca Helman.

20 days ago
OPINION: The good, bad and ugly of coalitions
OPINION: The good, bad and ugly of coalitions
Cape Argus

Coalition politics could spell uncertainty and instability but they could also mean more inclusivity, says Jaap de Visser.

20 days ago
#WomensDay: A look back at the Women’s Charter
#WomensDay: A look back at the Women’s Charter
The Star

The 1954 Women’s Charter reminds us of how far women in South Africa have come but also what hurdles remain.

20 days ago
Beware the urge to scapegoat Zuma
Beware the urge to scapegoat Zuma
News

Jacob Zuma is a product of the ANC and the party should be embarrassed about what transpired at the polls, writes Eusebius McKaiser.